About

About

Dr. Adlersberg was educated at the University of Pittsburgh, where he graduated junior year Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, the nation s oldest medical school and one of its most prestigious. He completed a coveted residency at the country s most respected city hospital and training ground for clinical medicine, the Bellevue Hospital Center of NYU Langone Medical Center in New York. Dr. Adlersberg did his fellowship in Rheumatology and Immunology as an NIH-Postdoctoral Fellow at the Irvington House Institute of NYU Medical Center under the guidance of the late Edward C. Franklin, M.D., a world-renowned immunologist and member of the National Academy of Sciences.

Dr. Adlersberg was recruited by Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 1974 and spent the next six years teaching and doing biochemical research on inheritance factors in cancer and arthritis. He is the author of a host of peer-reviewed scientific papers, including several publications that led to groundbreaking discoveries on how human cells make cancer-killing antibodies. He is the recipient of research grants from the National Institutes of Health and the American Cancer Society.

In 1980, Dr. Adlersberg left the world of the laboratory and clinical research to practice medicine in Manhattan. He is one of the most experienced physicians in New York in the use of biologic drugs for the treatment of severe rheumatoid arthritis and other conditions involving destructive inflammation.

Dr. Adlersberg has been voted one of the best doctors in New York repeatedly by New York Magazine and the Castle Connelly Guide. On Oct 17th, 2003, he was honored by the Long Island College Hospital, Brooklyn NY as Journalist of the Year at a ceremony in Brooklyn attended by Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz. He was also awarded a New York City Council Citation for his exemplary service to the City and the community through medical journalism"

Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

    • Rheumatology - American Board of IM/Rheumatology

  • Medical school

    • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • New York University School of Medicine

  • Internships

    • Bellevue Hospital Center

  • Fellowships

    • New York University Langone Medical Center

  • Affiliations

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

1085 Park Avenue, Suite 1NNew York, NY 10128

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09/19/2018
"Understanding, courteous & helpful. "
09/17/2018
"Dr. Adlersberg is extremely thorough in my care and is always on point with which treatments work best for me and the ones that will not. He has been very influential in my care."
08/28/2018
"Dr. Jay is very thorough and is a great listener. He takes the time to explain your condition and treatment."
07/16/2018
"Dr. Adlersberg is one of the best doctors I have ever encountered. Extremely knowledgeable and patient. Always makes sure I understand everything regarding my condition and treatment. Pays close attention to all symptoms I experience and explains the best course of action while always taking into consideration my opinion."
06/25/2018
"Dr. Adlersberg is the BEST rheumatologist"
06/20/2018
"EXTRAORDINARY care."
06/14/2018
"Dr. Adlersberg was thorough and very professional and careful W/T my treatment and peace of mind I left W/T a confidence that my rheumatoid is soon to be properly treated!!"
04/24/2018
"Dr. Adlersberg is a very competent and caring Doctor. I am very confident in his knowledge of my condition."
04/20/2018
"Physician at the present time still evaluating my case."
11/03/2017
"Kept up the great job. Create confidence as a professional MD."
11/01/2017
"Amazing doctor."
09/21/2017
"I would recommend J_____ to other pts. because concerning & very kind also your office staff."
08/17/2017
"This provider has been excellent consistently over the 10 years that I've been his patient. "
06/22/2017
"Overall it was a good visit, however, I felt rushed."
11/22/2016
"Excellent provider, including RN Practitioner. Highly recommended to me by Dr. A."
08/05/2016
"I already have recommended Dr. A. to other people."
07/13/2016
"Dr. Adlersberg is OUTSTANDING in all the ways one would hope a doctor to be - including conveying his genuine care & excellent knowledge."
04/04/2016
"More doctors need to be like Dr. Jay and give you time and cover every thing."
02/23/2016
"Dr. Adlersberghas really impressed me. I've been thrilled with his professionalism & care."
11/03/2015
"This, by far, was the best dr. visit I have ever had. Dr. Adlersberg was friendly, knowledgeable, and took the time to do a thorough examination. 100% satisfied."
10/30/2015
"Dr. Jay is a great doctor who shows he truly cares about his patients and solving the best customized approach. Always, gives 110% attention."
09/30/2015
"Good."
08/25/2015
"He is consistently one of the very best doctors I have ever known!"
07/07/2015
"One of the best medical specialists I've ever known."
06/29/2015
"Care provide took care to discuss possible medication(s) with me."
05/26/2015
"He's a busy man -"
05/05/2015
"I thought the doctor was clinically exceptional, warm and a wonderful listener."
03/10/2015
"If I come across anyone with the same problems I have, I will recommend this doctor."